National Register of Historic Places listings in Dubuque County, Iowa

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Dubuque County, Iowa.

Location of Dubuque County in Iowa

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Dubuque County, Iowa, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a map.[1]

There are 85 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including three National Historic Landmarks.


          This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted June 24, 2022.[2]

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Current listingsEdit

[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 Allen House July 10, 1975
(#75000686)
515 1st Ave., W.
42°29′03″N 91°07′50″W / 42.484167°N 91.130556°W / 42.484167; -91.130556 (Allen House)
Dyersville
2 Andrew-Ryan House April 11, 1985
(#85000720)
1375 Locust
42°30′17″N 90°40′16″W / 42.504722°N 90.671111°W / 42.504722; -90.671111 (Andrew-Ryan House)
Dubuque
3 Basilica of St. Francis Xavier, Church and Rectory September 29, 1999
(#99001205)
114 Second Street, S.W.
42°29′04″N 91°07′33″W / 42.484436°N 91.125803°W / 42.484436; -91.125803 (Basilica of St. Francis Xavier, Church and Rectory)
Dyersville
4 John Bell Block December 20, 2002
(#02001540)
1301-07 Central Ave.
42°30′21″N 90°39′59″W / 42.505833°N 90.666389°W / 42.505833; -90.666389 (John Bell Block)
Dubuque
5 Bishop's Block May 19, 1994
(#94000477)
90 W. Main St.
42°29′40″N 90°39′49″W / 42.494444°N 90.663611°W / 42.494444; -90.663611 (Bishop's Block)
Dubuque
6 Carnegie-Stout Public Library August 1, 1975
(#75000684)
11th and Bluff Sts.
42°30′09″N 90°40′12″W / 42.5025°N 90.67°W / 42.5025; -90.67 (Carnegie-Stout Public Library)
Dubuque
7 Cathedral Historic District September 25, 1985
(#85002501)
Roughly bounded by a bluffline running west of Bluff St., W. 7th, Locust, and Jones Sts.
42°29′48″N 90°40′03″W / 42.496667°N 90.6675°W / 42.496667; -90.6675 (Cathedral Historic District)
Dubuque It includes 96 contributing buildings, including St. Raphael's Cathedral and United States Post Office and Courthouse (Dubuque, Iowa, 1934).[4]
8 Concord Congregational Cemetery October 27, 2017
(#100001215)
21755 N. U.S. Route 52
42°35′09″N 90°54′45″W / 42.585941°N 90.912484°W / 42.585941; -90.912484 (Concord Congregational Cemetery)
Durango vicinity
9 Cottage Hill Methodist-Episcopal Cemetery June 19, 2017
(#100001216)
22001 N. U.S. Route 52
42°35′02″N 90°55′04″W / 42.583869°N 90.917730°W / 42.583869; -90.917730 (Cottage Hill Methodist-Episcopal Cemetery)
Durango
10 Diamond Jo Boat Store and Office November 23, 1977
(#77000512)
Jones and Water Sts.
42°29′35″N 90°39′32″W / 42.49304444°N 90.659025°W / 42.49304444; -90.659025 (Diamond Jo Boat Store and Office)
Dubuque
11 Dubuque Casket Company February 9, 2006
(#06000003)
1798 Washington St.
42°30′37″N 90°39′58″W / 42.510249°N 90.666211°W / 42.510249; -90.666211 (Dubuque Casket Company)
Dubuque
12 Dubuque City Hall September 14, 1972
(#72000472)
50 W. 13th St.
42°30′19″N 90°40′03″W / 42.505278°N 90.6675°W / 42.505278; -90.6675 (Dubuque City Hall)
Dubuque
13 Dubuque County Courthouse June 23, 1971
(#71000298)
720 Central Ave.
42°30′04″N 90°39′52″W / 42.501111°N 90.664444°W / 42.501111; -90.664444 (Dubuque County Courthouse)
Dubuque part of the County Courthouses in Iowa Thematic Resource (TR) (AD)
14 Dubuque County Jail June 27, 1972
(#72000473)
36 E. 8th St.
42°30′04″N 90°39′53″W / 42.501111°N 90.664722°W / 42.501111; -90.664722 (Dubuque County Jail)
Dubuque
15 Dubuque Freight House October 11, 1979
(#79003693)
E. 3rd St. Extension
42°29′46″N 90°39′37″W / 42.496111°N 90.660278°W / 42.496111; -90.660278 (Dubuque Freight House)
Dubuque
16 Dubuque Millworking Historic District November 7, 2008
(#08001030)
White, Jackson, and Elm between E. 6th and E. 11th Sts.
42°30′11″N 90°39′49″W / 42.5031°N 90.66359°W / 42.5031; -90.66359 (Dubuque Millworking Historic District)
Dubuque part of the Dubuque, Iowa Multiple Property Submission (MPS)
17 Dubuque Star Brewery April 24, 2007
(#07000348)
500 E. 5th St.
42°29′58″N 90°39′15″W / 42.499444°N 90.654167°W / 42.499444; -90.654167 (Dubuque Star Brewery)
Dubuque part of the Dubuque, Iowa MPS
18 Dubuque Trading Post-Village of Kettle Chief Archeological District November 21, 1988
(#88002665)
Address Restricted
Dubuque part of the Mines of Spain Archeological MPS
19 Dubuque YMCA Building January 31, 2002
(#01001541)
125 W. 9th St.
42°30′07″N 90°40′00″W / 42.501944°N 90.666667°W / 42.501944; -90.666667 (Dubuque YMCA Building)
Dubuque
20 Julien Dubuque Bridge August 27, 1999
(#99001034)
U.S. Route 20 over the Mississippi River
42°29′30″N 90°39′17″W / 42.491667°N 90.654722°W / 42.491667; -90.654722 (Julien Dubuque Bridge)
Dubuque part of the Highway Bridges of Iowa MPS
21 Julien Dubuque Monument November 21, 1988
(#88002662)
Confluence of the Mississippi River and Catfish Creek in Mines of Spain State Recreation Area
42°28′07″N 90°38′47″W / 42.468611°N 90.646389°W / 42.468611; -90.646389 (Julien Dubuque Monument)
Dubuque part of the Mines of Spain Archeological MPS
22 Dunleith and Dubuque Bridge September 11, 2013
(#13000690)
7600 Chavenelle Drive
42°29′21″N 90°46′33″W / 42.489166°N 90.775860°W / 42.489166; -90.775860 (Dunleith and Dubuque Bridge)
Dubuque
23 Eagle Point Park Historic District November 27, 2017
(#100001834)
2601 Shiras Ave.
42°29′21″N 90°46′33″W / 42.489166°N 90.775860°W / 42.489166; -90.775860 (Eagle Point Park Historic District)
Dubuque
24 Epworth School April 21, 2004
(#04000340)
310 W. Main St.
42°26′46″N 90°56′08″W / 42.446111°N 90.935556°W / 42.446111; -90.935556 (Epworth School)
Epworth
25 Fenelon Place Residential Historic District November 16, 2015
(#15000787)
Hill St., 3 & 5th Sts., W., Fenelon Pl., Fenelon Place Elevator
42°29′46″N 90°40′11″W / 42.4962°N 90.6697°W / 42.4962; -90.6697 (Fenelon Place Residential Historic District)
Dubuque
26 Fenelon Place Elevator August 3, 1978
(#78001215)
512 Fenelon Pl.
42°29′47″N 90°40′08″W / 42.496389°N 90.668889°W / 42.496389; -90.668889 (Fenelon Place Elevator)
Dubuque
27 Four Mounds Estate Historic District January 24, 2002
(#01001487)
4900 Peru Rd.
42°33′21″N 90°40′51″W / 42.555833°N 90.680833°W / 42.555833; -90.680833 (Four Mounds Estate Historic District)
Dubuque
28 Four Mounds Site November 17, 2000
(#00001076)
Address Restricted
Dubuque
29 Garland House July 7, 1983
(#83000353)
1090 Langworthy Ave.
42°29′37″N 90°40′39″W / 42.493611°N 90.6775°W / 42.493611; -90.6775 (Garland House)
Dubuque
30 German Bank March 28, 1978
(#78001216)
342 Main St.
42°29′50″N 90°39′53″W / 42.497222°N 90.664722°W / 42.497222; -90.664722 (German Bank)
Dubuque
31 Grand Opera House September 20, 2002
(#02001029)
135 8th St.
42°30′06″N 90°39′56″W / 42.501667°N 90.665556°W / 42.501667; -90.665556 (Grand Opera House)
Dubuque part of the Footlights in Farm Country: Iowa Opera Houses MPS
32 Haberkorn House and Farmstead January 25, 1980
(#80001449)
West of Sherrill
42°36′24″N 90°49′21″W / 42.606667°N 90.8225°W / 42.606667; -90.8225 (Haberkorn House and Farmstead)
Sherrill
33 Mathias Ham House July 19, 1976
(#76000764)
2241 Lincoln Ave.
42°31′53″N 90°39′02″W / 42.531389°N 90.650556°W / 42.531389; -90.650556 (Mathias Ham House)
Dubuque
34 Charles T. Hancock House April 10, 1986
(#86000741)
1105 Grove Terr.
42°30′10″N 90°40′17″W / 42.502778°N 90.671389°W / 42.502778; -90.671389 (Charles T. Hancock House)
Dubuque
35 Ora Holland House August 14, 1986
(#86001613)
1296 Mt. Pleasant St.
42°30′02″N 90°41′04″W / 42.500437°N 90.684507°W / 42.500437; -90.684507 (Ora Holland House)
Dubuque
36 Hollenfelz House September 13, 1977
(#77000513)
1651 White St.
42°30′30″N 90°40′05″W / 42.508333°N 90.668056°W / 42.508333; -90.668056 (Hollenfelz House)
Dubuque
37 Holy Ghost Catholic Historic District September 15, 2011
(#11000661)
2887-2921 Central Ave.
42°31′26″N 90°40′46″W / 42.523889°N 90.679444°W / 42.523889; -90.679444 (Holy Ghost Catholic Historic District)
Dubuque part of the Dubuque, Iowa MPS
38 Interstate Power Company Building June 26, 2008
(#08000328)
1000 Main and 131 W. 10th St.
42°30′09″N 90°40′05″W / 42.50255°N 90.66803°W / 42.50255; -90.66803 (Interstate Power Company Building)
Dubuque part of the Dubuque, Iowa MPS
39 Jackson Park Historic District July 31, 1986
(#86002102)
Roughly bounded by 17th, Iowa, 10th and 9th, and Bluff and Montrose Sts.
42°30′21″N 90°40′12″W / 42.505833°N 90.67°W / 42.505833; -90.67 (Jackson Park Historic District)
Dubuque
40 Kelley House January 30, 1978
(#78001217)
274 Southern Ave.
42°29′07″N 90°39′51″W / 42.485278°N 90.664167°W / 42.485278; -90.664167 (Kelley House)
Dubuque
41 Zephaniah Kidder House November 14, 1978
(#78001218)
206 First Avenue, N.E.
42°26′47″N 90°55′44″W / 42.446389°N 90.928889°W / 42.446389; -90.928889 (Zephaniah Kidder House)
Epworth
42 Langworthy Historic District August 12, 2004
(#04000813)
Langworthy, W. 3rd, Melrose Terrace, Hill and W. 5th, Alpine and Walnut between Solon and W. 5th
42°29′42″N 90°40′40″W / 42.495°N 90.677778°W / 42.495; -90.677778 (Langworthy Historic District)
Dubuque part of the Dubuque, Iowa MPS
43 Langworthy House October 14, 1975
(#75000685)
1095 West Third Street
42°29′42″N 90°40′45″W / 42.495°N 90.679167°W / 42.495; -90.679167 (Langworthy House)
Dubuque
44 Lincoln School July 24, 1975
(#75000687)
About 4 miles (6.4 km) north of Farley
42°29′24″N 90°59′07″W / 42.49°N 90.985278°W / 42.49; -90.985278 (Lincoln School)
Farley
45 Lock and Dam No. 11 Historic District March 10, 2004
(#04000171)
11 Lime St.
42°32′03″N 90°38′44″W / 42.53411°N 90.64542°W / 42.53411; -90.64542 (Lock and Dam No. 11 Historic District)
Dubuque part of the Upper Mississippi River 9-Foot Navigation Project MPS
46 T. Ben Loetscher House November 2, 1989
(#89001777)
160 S. Grandview Ave.
42°29′25″N 90°41′02″W / 42.490278°N 90.683889°W / 42.490278; -90.683889 (T. Ben Loetscher House)
Dubuque
47 Loras College Historic District June 19, 2020
(#100005277)
Roughly bounded by Alta Vista St., Loras Blvd., Kirkwood St., Cox St., West 17th St., and Henion St.
42°30′14″N 90°40′49″W / 42.503810°N 90.680176°W / 42.503810; -90.680176 (Loras College Historic District)
Dubuque
48 McMahon House November 21, 1976
(#76000765)
800 English Lane
42°28′48″N 90°40′19″W / 42.48°N 90.671944°W / 42.48; -90.671944 (McMahon House)
Dubuque
49 Memorial Building April 9, 2013
(#13000148)
340 1st Ave., E.
42°29′05″N 91°07′15″W / 42.48463°N 91.120751°W / 42.48463; -91.120751 (Memorial Building)
Dyersville
50 Metz Manufacturing Company June 21, 2021
(#100006658)
1690 Elm St.
42°30′35″N 90°39′54″W / 42.5097°N 90.6649°W / 42.5097; -90.6649 (Metz Manufacturing Company)
Dubuque
51 Mines of Spain Area Rural Community Archeological District November 21, 1988
(#88002663)
Address Restricted
Dubuque part of the Mines of Spain Archeological MPS
52 Mines of Spain Lead Mining Community Archeological District November 21, 1988
(#88002664)
Address Restricted
Dubuque part of the Mines of Spain Archeological MPS
53 Mines of Spain Prehistoric District November 21, 1988
(#88002666)
Address Restricted
Dubuque part of the Mines of Spain Archeological MPS
54 Mount Saint Bernard Seminary and Barn November 5, 1974
(#74000784)
10336 Military Rd.
42°26′36″N 90°41′36″W / 42.443333°N 90.693333°W / 42.443333; -90.693333 (Mount Saint Bernard Seminary and Barn)
Dubuque
55 Old Chapel Hall August 5, 1983
(#83000355)
2050 University Ave.
42°29′55″N 90°41′34″W / 42.498611°N 90.692778°W / 42.498611; -90.692778 (Old Chapel Hall)
Dubuque
56 Old Main Street Historic District January 12, 1983
(#83000356)
Main St. between 1st and 4th Sts.
42°29′47″N 90°39′53″W / 42.496389°N 90.664722°W / 42.496389; -90.664722 (Old Main Street Historic District)
Dubuque Boundary increase 2015-10-13
57 Orpheum Theatre and Site November 14, 1972
(#72000474)
405 Main St.
42°29′52″N 90°39′55″W / 42.497778°N 90.665278°W / 42.497778; -90.665278 (Orpheum Theatre and Site)
Dubuque
58 Johann Christian Frederick Rath House April 11, 1977
(#77000514)
1204 Mt. Loretta Ave.
42°29′04″N 90°40′29″W / 42.484444°N 90.674722°W / 42.484444; -90.674722 (Johann Christian Frederick Rath House)
Dubuque
59 Redstone December 12, 1976
(#76000766)
504 Bluff St.
42°29′49″N 90°40′03″W / 42.496944°N 90.6675°W / 42.496944; -90.6675 (Redstone)
Dubuque
60 George W. Rogers Company Shot Tower November 7, 1976
(#76000767)
Commercial St. and riverfront
42°30′01″N 90°39′18″W / 42.500278°N 90.655°W / 42.500278; -90.655 (George W. Rogers Company Shot Tower)
Dubuque
61 Roshek Brothers Department Store March 17, 2010
(#10000076)
250 W. 8th St.
42°30′01″N 90°40′08″W / 42.500386°N 90.668806°W / 42.500386; -90.668806 (Roshek Brothers Department Store)
Dubuque
62 Round Barn, Dubuque Township June 30, 1986
(#86001425)
2810 Cascade Rd.
42°28′24″N 90°42′27″W / 42.473333°N 90.7075°W / 42.473333; -90.7075 (Round Barn, Dubuque Township)
Dubuque Township part of the Iowa Round Barns: The Sixty Year Experiment TR
63 Sacred Heart School June 1, 2018
(#100002486)
2238 Queen St.
42°31′01″N 90°40′02″W / 42.516875°N 90.667199°W / 42.516875; -90.667199 (Sacred Heart School)
Dubuque
64 St. Boniface of New Vienna Historic District September 29, 1999
(#99001207)
7401 Columbus St.
42°33′03″N 91°06′54″W / 42.550833°N 91.115°W / 42.550833; -91.115 (St. Boniface of New Vienna Historic District)
New Vienna
65 St. Luke's Methodist Episcopal Church April 23, 1998
(#98000387)
1199 Main St.
42°30′13″N 90°40′09″W / 42.503611°N 90.669167°W / 42.503611; -90.669167 (St. Luke's Methodist Episcopal Church)
Dubuque
66 St. Mary's Catholic Church Historic District July 21, 2015
(#15000436)
105 E. 15th, 1584 White, 1501 & 1561 Jackson Sts.
42°30′29″N 90°40′01″W / 42.507990°N 90.666916°W / 42.507990; -90.666916 (St. Mary's Catholic Church Historic District)
Dubuque
67 Sauser-Lane House July 14, 1983
(#83000354)
101 2nd Ave., SW.
42°17′52″N 91°00′43″W / 42.297778°N 91.011944°W / 42.297778; -91.011944 (Sauser-Lane House)
Cascade
68 Schroeder-Klein Grocery Company Warehouse February 28, 2011
(#11000051)
40-48 Main St.
42°29′34″N 90°39′46″W / 42.492778°N 90.662778°W / 42.492778; -90.662778 (Schroeder-Klein Grocery Company Warehouse)
Dubuque part of the Dubuque, Iowa MPS
69 John and Marie (Palen) Schrup Farmstead Historic District September 16, 2009
(#09000713)
10086 Lake Eleanor Rd.
42°25′24″N 90°39′35″W / 42.423294°N 90.659653°W / 42.423294; -90.659653 (John and Marie (Palen) Schrup Farmstead Historic District)
Dubuque
70 Security Building August 8, 2006
(#06000681)
800 Main St.
42°30′04″N 90°40′01″W / 42.501111°N 90.666944°W / 42.501111; -90.666944 (Security Building)
Dubuque part of the Dubuque, Iowa MPS
71 Seminary Hill Residential Historic District October 13, 2015
(#15000723)
Clarke Dr., N. Main & Madison Sts., Madison Park
42°30′33″N 90°40′19″W / 42.5092°N 90.6719°W / 42.5092; -90.6719 (Seminary Hill Residential Historic District)
Dubuque
72 Sherrill Mount House July 11, 2002
(#02000760)
5259 S. Mound Rd.
42°36′15″N 90°47′33″W / 42.604167°N 90.7925°W / 42.604167; -90.7925 (Sherrill Mount House)
Sherrill 1856; Jesse James reportedly stayed here; now the Black Horse Inn
73 J.H. Thedinga House November 7, 1976
(#76000768)
340 W. 5th St.
42°29′51″N 90°40′04″W / 42.4975°N 90.667778°W / 42.4975; -90.667778 (J.H. Thedinga House)
Dubuque
74 Town Clock Building January 24, 2002
(#01001488)
823-25 Main St.
42°30′04″N 90°40′02″W / 42.501111°N 90.667222°W / 42.501111; -90.667222 (Town Clock Building)
Dubuque
75 Upper Central Avenue Commercial Historic District September 19, 2012
(#12000793)
1460-1965 Central Ave.
42°30′32″N 90°40′09″W / 42.508766°N 90.669084°W / 42.508766; -90.669084 (Upper Central Avenue Commercial Historic District)
Dubuque part of the Dubuque, Iowa MPS
76 Upper Iowa Street Historic District October 13, 2015
(#15000724)
Iowa St. between W. 11th & 12th Sts.
42°30′15″N 90°40′03″W / 42.5041°N 90.6676°W / 42.5041; -90.6676 (Upper Iowa Street Historic District)
Dubuque
77 Upper Main Street Historic District April 11, 2005
(#05000275)
1000 and 1100 blocks of Main St.
• Boundary increase (listed February 11, 2011, refnum 11000003): 909, 951, 955, 965 Main St.

42°30′07″N 90°40′05″W / 42.501944°N 90.668056°W / 42.501944; -90.668056 (Upper Main Street Historic District)
Dubuque part of the Dubuque, Iowa MPS
78 Washington Mill Bridge June 25, 1998
(#98000788)
Creek Branch Ln. over Lytle Creek
42°18′15″N 90°46′49″W / 42.304167°N 90.780278°W / 42.304167; -90.780278 (Washington Mill Bridge)
Bernard part of the Highway Bridges of Iowa MPS
79 Washington Park July 14, 1977
(#77000515)
Bounded by 6th, 7th, Bluff, and Locust Sts.
42°29′57″N 90°40′05″W / 42.499167°N 90.668056°W / 42.499167; -90.668056 (Washington Park)
Dubuque
80 Washington Street and East 22nd Street Historic District February 28, 2011
(#11000052)
2162-2255 Washington St. and E. 22nd St.
42°30′52″N 90°40′08″W / 42.514444°N 90.668889°W / 42.514444; -90.668889 (Washington Street and East 22nd Street Historic District)
Dubuque part of the Dubuque, Iowa MPS
81 Washington Residential Historic District October 13, 2015
(#15000725)
1100 - 1900 blocks White, Jackson & Washington Sts.
42°30′27″N 90°39′59″W / 42.5076°N 90.6664°W / 42.5076; -90.6664 (Washington Residential Historic District)
Dubuque
82 West Eleventh Street Historic District August 12, 2004
(#04000814)
Bounded by Grove Terrace, Loras Boulevard, and Wilbur and Walnut Sts.
42°30′09″N 90°40′25″W / 42.502392°N 90.673644°W / 42.502392; -90.673644 (West Eleventh Street Historic District)
Dubuque part of the Dubuque, Iowa MPS
83 Western Hotel November 7, 1976
(#76000769)
Southeast of Holy Cross on U.S. Route 52
42°35′36″N 90°58′52″W / 42.593333°N 90.981111°W / 42.593333; -90.981111 (Western Hotel)
Holy Cross
84 William M. Black (dredge) April 12, 1982
(#82002618)
E. 2nd St.
42°29′44″N 90°39′37″W / 42.495556°N 90.660278°W / 42.495556; -90.660278 (William M. Black (dredge))
Dubuque
85 Ziepprecht Block December 20, 2002
(#02001541)
1347-53 Central Ave.
42°30′21″N 90°39′59″W / 42.505833°N 90.666389°W / 42.505833; -90.666389 (Ziepprecht Block)
Dubuque

Former listingsEdit

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listedDate removed Location City or town Description
1 Central High School September 16, 1982
(#82002617)
September 23, 1987 1500 Locust St.
42°30′23″N 90°40′17″W / 42.506427°N 90.671253°W / 42.506427; -90.671253 (Central High School)
Dubuque
2 White Water Creek Bridge June 25, 1998
(#98000787)
May 9, 2012 Whitewater Rd. over White Water Creek
42°29′21″N 90°46′33″W / 42.4891830°N 90.775885°W / 42.4891830; -90.775885 (White Water Creek Bridge)
Bernard Part of the Highway Bridges of Iowa MPS. Relocated to Bergfeld Recreation Area in Dubuque in 2011.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior, "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions", retrieved June 24, 2022.
  3. ^ a b Numbers represent an alphabetical ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. April 24, 2008.
  5. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.